Brief history of herpetology in the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley, with a list of type specimens of recent amphibians and reptiles / Javier A. Rodríguez-Robles, David A. Good, and David B. Wake.

The Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (MVZ), located on the campus of the University of California, Berkeley, is a leading center of herpetological research in the United States. This book offers a brief account of the principal figures associated with the collection and of the most important events in t...

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Main Authors: Rodríguez-Robles, Javier A., (Author), Good, David A., 1956- (Author), Wake, David B., (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Berkeley, Calif. ; London : University of California Press, ©2003.
Series:University of California publications in zoology ; v. 131.
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Summary:The Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (MVZ), located on the campus of the University of California, Berkeley, is a leading center of herpetological research in the United States. This book offers a brief account of the principal figures associated with the collection and of the most important events in the history of herpetology in the MVZ during its first 93 years, and lists all type specimens of recent amphibians and nonavian reptiles in the collection.
Item Description:"A contribution from the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology of the University of California, Berkeley."
Physical Description:1 online resource (xv, 119 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN:9780520930001
0520930002
1282357123
9781282357129